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The Great ARTdoors at the Hambidge Center

Saturday, October 13, 2018
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Hambidge Center, 105 Hambidge Court, Rabun Gap, GA 30568

Event Details:

Our Festival is the perfect time for you to join our Event and escape for a day to our 600-acre creative sanctuary and enjoy the art, artists, and autumn scenery while helping to support the center’s residency program and nature preserve. Combining world-class art and the great outdoors, the Great ARTdoors Festival offers tours of the artist-in-residence studios, art installations and demonstrations, mule & carriage rides to visit our new sheep and historic gristmill, an invitational show & sale of pottery and hand-made wares, U-Do-Raku (glaze your own pottery to keep), artist talks, native plant sale andactivities for children of all ages. We’ve got plenty of live music in store, and we’re serving up fresh local food, featuring an old-fashioned pig roast. October 13, 10am-5pm, at the Hambidge Center in Rabun Gap. Tickets: $12 in advance; $15 at the door; kids 12 & under get in free. www.HambidgeFestival.org This is the only time during the year when full access is granted to our protected creative sanctuary and artist studios. The 600-acre property, lovingly cared for by Hambidge since 1934, is home to seven miles of hiking trails, waterfalls, wildflowers, a swimming hole, and a number of historic structures including a working 67 year-old water-powered gristmill. All proceeds go towards the creative residency program and nature preserve. For more information go to http://www.hambidge.org/the-festival.html More about the Hambidge Center Hambidge provides a residency program that empowers talented individuals to explore, develop, and express their creative voices. Situated on 600 acres in the mountains of north Georgia, Hambidge is a sanctuary of time and space that inspires individuals working in a broad range of disciplines to create works of the highest caliber. We pledge to offer a nurturing retreat, preserve Hambidge’s pristine natural environment, and provide public educational programming.

Location: Hambidge Center, 105 Hambidge Court, Rabun Gap, GA 30568

Website: www.hambidgefestival.org

Phone: 706-746-5718

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